Peyton Manning will remain on the Indianapolis Colts’ active roster as long as doctors say there’s a chance the Pro Bowl quarterback can play this season following neck surgery, General Manager Bill Polian said.
The Indianapolis Colts named Philadelphia Eagles Director of Player Personnel Ryan Grigson as their general manager, the latest move in the team’s front- office shakeup after a season that produced the National Football League’s worst record.
Raheem Morris was fired as coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on the same day the St. Louis Rams dismissed Steve Spagnuolo and Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay removed his vice chairman and general manager.
The New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts were supposed to be meeting this week in a nationally televised Sunday night game showcasing two of the elite quarterbacks in the National Football League.
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning will miss the first game of the season because of slow progress in his rehabilitation from neck surgery, ESPN Radio in New York is reporting, citing a taped interview with team vice chairman Bill Polian.